Top Web advertisers in September 2005: Apollo Group, LowerMyBills, Vonage

Apollo Group, LowerMyBills, Vonage and DeVry were among the top advertisers in September 2005, Nielsen//NetRatings estimates, each purchasing more than $10 mln worth of Web advertising. Apollo Group is the holding company behind University of Phoenix, Institute for Professional Development, Western International University and College for Financial Planning.

Apollo Group, LowerMyBills, Vonage and DeVry were among the top advertisers in September 2005, Nielsen//NetRatings estimates, each purchasing more than $10 mln worth of Web advertising. Apollo Group is the holding company behind University of Phoenix, Institute for Professional Development, Western International University and College for Financial Planning.

Top Web advertisers in September 2005

AdvertiserEstimated spendingBanners, 000
Apollo Group$19,708,2004,431,600
LowerMyBills.com$15,648,1003,674,366
Vonage Holdings$12,486,5002,653,619
DeVry$10,894,1003,480,162
Dell Computer$9,251,0002,436,211
Orbitz$8,746,8001,132,654
NexTag.com$8,396,6001,970,124
General Motors$8,385,9001,563,981
Netflix$7,432,8001,687,300
InterActiveCorp$7,197,0001,601,495
Source: Nielsen//NetRatings